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              Orson Welles, Volume 2: Hello Americans
               

              Orson Welles, Volume 2: Hello Americans (Paperback)

              By Callow, Simon

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              The reason for the decline of Orson Welles' career is a hotly debated issue. When Citizen Kane, his first film, opened in 1941, Welles was universally acclaimed as the audacious filmmaker alive. In 1947, Welles left America for Europe and lived for the best part of twenty years i ...

              ISBN 9780099462613
              Published 2 July 2007 by Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Orson Welles, Volume 1: The Road to Xanadu
                

              Orson Welles, Volume 1: The Road to Xanadu (EPUB ebook)

              By Callow, Simon

              A biography of the young Orson Welles, from his prodigious childhood and youth, his triumphs with the Mercury Theatre, to the making of Citizen Kane .

              ISBN 9781446483565
              Available in EPUB
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Published 8 June 2011 by Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Shakespeare - The Biography: Vol III: A Muse of Fire
               

              Shakespeare - The Biography: Vol III: A Muse of Fire (Audio CD / Audio, Abridged edition)

              By Ackroyd, Peter; Read by Callow, Simon

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              Peter Ackroyd's method is to position Shakespeare in the close context of his world. In this way, he not only richly conjures up the texture of Shakespeare's life, but also imparts an amazing amount of vivid, interesting material about place, period and background.

              ISBN 9781856868464
              Published 15 September 2005 by Cornerstone
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              Dodin and the Maly Drama Theatre: Process to Performance
               

              Dodin and the Maly Drama Theatre: Process to Performance (Hardback, annotated edition)

              By Shevstova, Maria; Foreword by Callow, Simon

              • $255.00

              A study of internationally-acclaimed theatre company, the Maly Drama Theatre of St. Petersburg, and its director, Lev Dodin, this title provides an insight into Dodin's directorial processes and the company's actor training, devising and rehearsal methods, which is interweaved wi ...

              ISBN 9780415334617
              Published 26 February 2004 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              To the Actor: On the Technique of Acting
               

              To the Actor: On the Technique of Acting (Hardback, 2nd New edition)

              By Chekhov, Michael; Edited by Powers, Mala; Translated by Malaev-Babel, Andrei; Foreword by Callow, Simon

              • $255.00

              This handbook for professional and amateur actors and directors is designed to train your imagination and body to quickly and effectively call up emotion, develop characters, and strengthen awareness. It includes new material on one of Chekhov's techniques, psychological gesture ...

              ISBN 9780415258753
              Published 9 May 2002 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Oscar Wilde and his Circle

              Oscar Wilde and his Circle (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised ed.)

              By Callow, Simon

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              One of literature's most witty personalities, Oscar Wilde captivated London society. In this perceptive appraisal of Wilde and those around him - including Aubrey Beardsley, Sir Max Beerbohm and Wilde's lover, Lord Alfred Douglas ( Bosie ) - Simon Callow captures the spirit of on ...

              ISBN 9781855144781
              Published 1 November 2013 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Series National Portrait Gallery Companions
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              To the Actor: On the Technique of Acting
               

              To the Actor: On the Technique of Acting (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By Chekhov, Michael; Edited by Powers, Mala; Translated by Malaev-Babel, Andrei; Foreword by Callow, Simon

              • $86.99

              This handbook for professional and amateur actors and directors is designed to train your imagination and body to quickly and effectively call up emotion, develop characters, and strengthen awareness. It includes new material on one of Chekhov's techniques, psychological gesture ...

              ISBN 9780415258760
              Published 2 May 2002 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Orson Welles on Shakespeare: The W.P.A. and Mercury Theatre Playscripts
               

              Orson Welles on Shakespeare: The W.P.A. and Mercury Theatre Playscripts (Trade Paperback / Paperback, annotated edition)

              Edited by France, Richard; Foreword by Callow, Simon

              • $80.99

              Contains the fully annotated playscripts of Welles' celebrated Shakespeare adaptations of Macbeth, Julius Caesar, and Five Kings for the WPA Federal Theatre Project and his own Mercury Theatre.

              ISBN 9780415937269
              Published 26 September 2001 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Animal Farm
               

              Animal Farm (CD-Extra / Other, Unabridged edition)

              By Orwell, George; Read by Callow, Simon

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              The animals in the farmyard decide that working for humans is doing them no favours, so under the leadership of Napoleon, the only Berkshire Boar on the farm, and the other pigs, they drive out the farmer and his cohorts and set about structuring theirown society. Based on a list ...

              ISBN 9781743103203
              Published 1 October 2011 by Bolinda Publishing
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              Being Wagner: The Triumph of the Will

              Being Wagner: The Triumph of the Will (Paperback)

              By Callow, Simon

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              Simon Callow plunges headlong into Wagner's world to discover what it was like to be Wagner, and to be around one of music's most influential figures. The perfect introduction to the Master.

              ISBN 9780008105716
              Published 1 February 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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